801 Mudd Ave.
Lafayette, LA 70501
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
N. P. Moss Preparatory Academy serves 109 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
N. P. Moss Preparatory Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

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N. P. Moss Preparatory Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

N. P. Moss Preparatory Academy's student population of 109 students has declined by 50% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
109 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

N. P. Moss Preparatory Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of N. P. Moss Preparatory Academy is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1257 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
83%
43%
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White
16%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.29
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Graduation Rate
≤10%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
3%
6%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 109 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 5:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 84%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≤10% (Btm 50% in LA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.29 (Top 50%)

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